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University Medical Center New Orleans, home of the Rev. Avery C. Alexander Academic Research Hospital, continues a rich legacy dating back nearly 300 years. From the beginnings of Charity Hospital to the state-of-the-art, $1.1 billion facility opened in August 2015, UMC fills a need no other hospital can. A public-private partnership with the State, UMC is Louisiana’s largest training center for future healthcare professionals.

As the region’s only verified Level 1 Trauma Center, UMC has the highest level response for the most seriously injured patients. UMC is committed to being a regional destination for compassionate, comprehensive care for all patients.

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